U.S. Service Center Shipments: On a three month moving average, (3MMA) basis, January total carbon steel shipments averaged 149,600 tons per day, compared to 146,100 tons per day in January 2019 (0.2% year on year, YoY).
U.S. Fabricated Beams Final Imports: Fabricated Beam final imports to the U.S. were down 3.2% YoY, and up 17.8% MoM in December 2019, coming in at 36,940 tons.
U.S. Steel Merchant Final Imports: Merchant final imports to the U.S. came in at 26,439 tons in December 2019, down 3.2%% month over month (MoM).
U.S. Steel Rebar Final Imports: Rebar final imports to the U.S.
U.S. Steel Beam Final Imports: Beam final imports came in at 4,884 tons for December 2019, down 54.0% m/m. These include: Angles, Shapes and H Sections, Angles, Shapes and I Sections, Angles H Sections Iron and Non-Alloy Steel Hot-rolled, and Other H Sections.
On a three month moving average, (3MMA) basis, December total carbon steel shipments averaged 115,400 tons per day, compared to 126,000 tons per day in December 2018 (-3.8 % year on year, YoY). Overall carbon steel inventory is down 14.0% YoY.